Ohio Soybean Farmers Recognized as National Leaders

While one Ohio soybean farmer became immediate-past Chairman of the United Soybean Board (USB) last week, another was elected to the Governing Committee of the American Soybean Association (ASA). Ohio Soybean Association and ASA board member, Bret Davis, of Delaware County was elected during the December board meeting to the ASA Governing Committee. This committee

Ohio Soybean Association to Elect Five Trustees

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) Board of Trustee elections are open in five districts. To be eligible for a district position, you must live in a county in the districts listed below. Districts up for election include: • District 3 – Ashland, Ashtabula, Columbiana, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Huron, Lake, Lorain, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Richland, Summit, Trumbull

Ohio Soybean Association Supports CAUV Reform in State Budget

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) is voicing its support of language in the proposed state budget that would reform the Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) program. In recent years, farmland in Ohio has seen up to a 300 percent increase in taxable value, putting a significant burden on family farmers during a time of lower

Emilie Regula Joins the Ohio Soybean Association and Ohio Soybean Council

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) and Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) welcomed Emilie Regula as the OSA Policy & Membership Coordinator/OSC Marketing & Outreach Coordinator, beginning today. As Policy & Membership Coordinator, Regula will assist with OSA’s legislative and policy program, coordinate membership campaigns, and organize OSA participation in statewide, regional and national programs and events.

Ohio Soybean Association Names Kirk Merritt Executive Director

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) has named Kirk Merritt Executive Director of the grassroots policy and member-driven organization to begin March 6. Merritt currently serves as the Executive Director of the Ohio Soybean Council (OSC), which manages soybean checkoff dollars, and will continue in that role. The announcement follows the departure of Adam Ward, who

Bret Davis Elected to American Soybean Association Governing Committee

Ohio Soybean Association board member, Bret Davis of Delaware County, was elected to serve on the Governing Committee of the American Soybean Association. Bret joins farmers from around the country who will work to represent the legislative and policy interests of U.S. soybean farmers. “We congratulate Bret on being elected to the Governing Committee,” said

Ohio Soybean Association to Elect Four Trustees

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) Board of Trustee elections are open in six districts. To be eligible for a district position, you must live in a county in the districts listed below. Districts up for election include: District 2 – Erie, Ottawa, Sandusky, and Wood Counties District 7 – Auglaize, Mercer, Miami, and Shelby Counties

Ohio Soybean Association Names Pat Tiberi Legislator of the Year

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) today announced that Congressman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) has been named one of two Legislators of the Year in recognition of his tireless work on Trade Promotion Authority. “TPA is a priority for OSA and Ohio soybean farmers,” said Adam Graham, OSA president and soybean farmer from Logan County. “We thank

Ohio Soybean Association Names Brian Hill Legislator of the Year

The Ohio Soybean Association (OSA) today announced that State Representative Brian Hill (R-Zanesville) has been named one of two Legislators of the Year thanks to his commitment to a science-based approach to water quality policy in Ohio. “Ensuring that Ohio farmers are a part of the water quality discussion and that any and all policies